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06-02-2010, 12:08 PM #1iPhone 3GS only turns on with power source
I'm looking to get an iphone that has had some water damage. Seller says it only turns on when plugged to a power source. Is there any chance I can fix this? New batter perhaps?
06-02-2010, 12:16 PM #2
could be the battery or just the contacts from the battery to the mobo are corroded...Could be the mobo itself as well tho..
06-02-2010, 12:32 PM #3
Wouldn't there be an error code thrown if the motherboard was to blame? If corrosion is the issue, can that be fixed? Either way I think I'll take a chance with it if I can pick it up for under 100$.